The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Altera products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Altera over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Altera Corporation.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Altera
Rank 866 887 847
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -40
Permanent jobs citing Altera 18 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.001% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.039% 0.002% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 9
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £62,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Altera
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46590 50010 46797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 45.57% 46.68% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 38527 40048 38745
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Altera
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Altera across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Altera Jobs Demand Trend in England

Altera
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Altera across the England region.

Altera Salary Trend in England

Altera
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Altera across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Altera Salary Histogram in England

Altera
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Altera within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +28 14 £46,250 +2.77% 3
East of England - 3 £36,000 -
North West - 1 - - 1
Altera
UK

Altera
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Altera also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Altera.

1 31 (93.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 27 (81.82%) VHDL
3 23 (69.70%) Electronics
3 23 (69.70%) Xilinx
4 19 (57.58%) Firmware
5 18 (54.55%) Degree
6 14 (42.42%) Verilog
7 13 (39.39%) C
8 11 (33.33%) C++
8 11 (33.33%) Algorithms
9 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
10 9 (27.27%) EMC
10 9 (27.27%) 3G
10 9 (27.27%) Synplicity
10 9 (27.27%) Integration Testing
11 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
12 4 (12.12%) Change Control
13 3 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (9.09%) Physics
13 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (9.09%) Tcl
13 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
13 3 (9.09%) Python
13 3 (9.09%) Perl
13 3 (9.09%) UNIX
13 3 (9.09%) Linux
13 3 (9.09%) Mentor Graphics
13 3 (9.09%) JIRA
13 3 (9.09%) Subversion
13 3 (9.09%) Validation

Altera
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Altera also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Altera. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) Simulink
2 1 (3.03%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) 3G
2 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 2 (6.06%) Skype
4 1 (3.03%) GSM
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) Wireless
4 1 (3.03%) Gigabit Ethernet
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.03%) Bugzilla
General
1 23 (69.70%) Electronics
2 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Games
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Military
4 1 (3.03%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) FPGA Engineer
1 14 (42.42%) Firmware Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Design Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Hardware Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Electronics Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Firmware Developer
3 4 (12.12%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) FPGA Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Validation Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Graduate Validation Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Graduate
5 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Principle Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Design Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 31 (93.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 27 (81.82%) VHDL
3 14 (42.42%) Verilog
4 11 (33.33%) Algorithms
5 3 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (9.09%) Physics
5 3 (9.09%) Device Driver
6 2 (6.06%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (6.06%) ASIC
6 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.06%) Data Conversion
6 2 (6.06%) SystemC
7 1 (3.03%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) UNIX
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
2 9 (27.27%) Integration Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Change Control
4 3 (9.09%) Validation
5 2 (6.06%) Electronic Design Automation
5 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.06%) Image Processing
6 1 (3.03%) Signal Processing
6 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) Requirements Management
6 1 (3.03%) UML
6 1 (3.03%) CAE
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) C
2 11 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (9.09%) Perl
3 3 (9.09%) Python
3 3 (9.09%) Tcl
4 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.03%) Assembly Language
4 1 (3.03%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) VC++
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) Firmware
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Xilinx
2 9 (27.27%) EMC
2 9 (27.27%) Synplicity
3 3 (9.09%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (6.06%) Atmel
4 2 (6.06%) Lattice Semiconductor
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) Cadence
4 2 (6.06%) Synopsys
5 1 (3.03%) Actel
5 1 (3.03%) QNX
5 1 (3.03%) MKS
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